The membership of "The Ten" overlapped that of the other organizations, some Jewish, some not: Louis Lozowick and Ben-Zion (Benzion Weinman) were members of the Yiddisher
Kultur Farband (Jewish Culture Association, YKUF), for example, and all the artists belonged to the American Artists' Congress.
Additionally, in a separate deal on the same day, we announced the buy-out of a catalogue of 100 traditional Yiddisher
songs and a spoken word performance of the classic tale of Peter Pan.
This troupe was succeeded by another headed by Elias Geltman, the Dramatishe Sekzie of the Yiddisher
Kultur Tsenter, and during 1924-25 it performed seven Yiddish plays.
Due, I think, to displaying such a keen interest in him, he would call me 'the boy with a Yiddisher
Kopf' (shrewd mind).
Saul Bellow's character Humboldt, a temporary faculty member at Princeton in the early 1950s, speaks no German, and sees himself as "a Yiddisher
mouse in these great Christian houses.
The purest manifestation of authentic secular Judaism was the General Jewish Workers Union in Lithuania, Poland and Russia (in the Yiddish original Algemeyner Yiddisher
Arbeter Bund in Lita, Poyln, un Rusland.
I've always maintained that those damned Yiddisher
banks would be the end of us
chaps are having chopped liver in a New York restaurant.
Perhaps the best known today is "Bankrupt," Hayim Greenberg's fiery J'Accuse in the February 12, 1943, edition of the Yiddish periodical Yiddisher
in 1925, a creation of the Yiddisher
Arbeter Froyen Farein, established
The movie was A Yiddisher
Boy and the hero was seen in a childhood street fight 25 years earlier.
A Cockney wide-boy with a Yiddisher
momma straight out of Carry On Fiddling On The Roof (Jane Lapotaire hamming hysterically), yet with an accent that was more Jarrow than Jewish.